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  • Sydney warm-up abandoned over ‘rolled mud’ pitch

    SYDNEY: New Zealand’s warm-up against Cricket Australia XI was abandoned here on Friday over a pitted and deteriorating pitch described as “rolled mud”, leaving the tourists searching for more practice ahead of next week’s opening Test...

    Coach Mike Hesson slammed the Blacktown pitch in Sydney’s west as “rolled mud” and “a jigsaw puzzle with half the pieces missing”...

  • Rohingya Muslims move camp to camp amid rain, mud slides and extortion

    Weary and uncertain, they carried whatever they could on their backs, trudging through monsoon rains and enduring relocation and extortion attempts as they struggle to find small patches of land that can be their own, at least for a moment...

    Groups of Rohingya Muslims who fled Myanmar were on the move again on Tuesday and Wednesday, forced by the rains to salvage what was left of their shanties and move toward drier ground in hopes of...
  • Two minor boys killed as rain brings down mud-walled house in Quetta

    QUETTA: Two minor boys died when the roof of their mud-walled house collapsed in Quetta's Kasi Qabristan area Friday morning as northern parts of Balochistan saw heavy rainfall Thursday night...

    The boys, Muhammad Hashim and Muhammad Javed, aged between 8 to 10 years, were asleep when the roof of their mud-walled house collapsed, police said...

  • Mud-slinging again

    A JOINT session of parliament convened by the government primarily to circumvent a defiant, opposition-dominated Senate on the future of PIA is an occasion that raises a number of legislative and democracy-related issues...

    While the government is within its rights to pass legislation through a joint session of parliament, is it really setting a desirable, democracy-enhancing precedent?For its part, could the opposition have avoided a...
  • PPP, PML-N back to mud-slinging ways in parliament

    ISLAMABAD: The joint sitting of parliament convened to discuss Pakistan-India relations with respect to the Kashmir issue witnessed on Thursday a rumpus due to a verbal clash between members of the ruling PML-N and the main opposition PPP — the two arch-rivals of the past — over the Panama Papers scandal...

    It became a free-for-all at one stage when the PPP lawmakers, mostly women, stood up and started raising anti-government slogans...
  • Taj Mahal to go under scaffold for ‘mud pack’

    AGRA: Scaffolding will cover the Taj Mahal’s main dome next year while a “mud pack” is applied to its yellowing marble, authorities said on Thursday as they battle the effects of smog on the country’s top tourist attraction...

    Authorities have been applying “mud packs” around the side walls and towers since last year to draw the impurities out of the stone, but have not yet touched the main central dome...

  • Fire destroys 60 mud-thatched houses in Thar's village

    At least 60 mud-thatched houses were engulfed by fire in a village near Chachro town in Thar, Dawn reported on Saturday...

    Last year, a massive fire had des­tro­­­yed over 500 mud-thatched hou­ses and killed more than 200 livestock in Vakrio village, 30 kilometres from Islamkot...

  • Three-day Sufi festival gets under way in Hyderabad

    HYDERABAD: A three-day festival titled ‘Sindh Sufi melo’ was inaugurated by by Sindh Senior Minister for Food and Parliamentary Affairs Nisar Ahmed Khuhro in Hyderabad Club on Sunday...

    The festival, organised by the provincial auqaf department, was originally to be inaugurated by Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah but he could not turn up owing to his preoccupations...

  • Three-day Hyderabad literature festival begins

    HYDERABAD: Prominent intellectual and writer Amar Jalil has blamed Sindhis for the deterioration of education in the province and said nobody has compelled them to close down their schools but they themselves have snatched the right to education from their children and youths...

    The scholar was among a bevy of writers, poets and intellectuals who spoke at the inauguration ceremony for the three-day Hyderabad Literature Festival...

  • Rising Pakistan children festival held in Hyderabad

    HYDERABAD: A large number of students of public and private schools were enthralled by daylong activities in a programme titled ‘Rising Pakistan Children Festival’ held at Mehran Arts Council Latifabad here on Saturday...

    The programme was organised by Bazm-i-Sathi Hyderabad and sponsored by the Al-Khidmat Foundation Orphan Care Programme...

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